Links for 2005-12-06 [del.icio.us]
- CIA'S WAR ON BUSH...
Presumably the administration thinks there are good people within the CIA who are trying to serve the nation's interests. No doubt there are some. But, given the torrent of anti-administration leaks that the agency has generated for the past three years,
- IRANIAN MILITARY JET SLAMS INTO BUILDING, OVER 100 DEAD
A military transport plane loaded with Iranian journalists and trying to make an emergency landing slammed into a 10-story apartment building, ripping open the top of the structure and igniting a huge fire. At least 128 people were killed. All 94 people o
- TEEN AT UK SCHOOL BANNED FROM WEARING CRUCIFIX
A row has broken out after a teenager was banned from wearing a crucifix at a school where Sikhs can carry ceremonial daggers.
- KERRY: U.S. 'TERRORIZES' INNOCENT CHILDREN
In accusations about American troops reminiscent of what the young John Kerry said to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in 1971, the senator and 2004 Democratic presidential nominee told CBS "Face the Nation" host Bob Schieffer there was no reason fo
- DEADLY BACTERIA SPREADING THROUGH US HOSPITALS
A lethal bacteria which surfaces in people being treated with antibiotics is spreading in North America and has grown resistant to drugs, according to two studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
- AL-QAEDA PROBES U.S. MILITARY ON GOOGLE EARTH
Bad guy technology: Simple yet effective. Most communication is by cell and satellite phones, and also by email on laptops. They use handheld GPS units for navigation and "Google earth" for overhead views of our positions. Their weapons are good, if not f
- CHINESE CITY TO BUILD UFO RESEARCH CENTER
A Taiwanese company has put up $20 million to build a UFO research base in China's southern province of Guizhou, where aliens are said to have visited in 1994.
- THANKS BILL CLINTON - KIDS INCREASINGLY VIEW ORAL SEX AS 'NO BIG DEAL'
"You've got a whole generation of kids with that whole mental attitude — well that's no big deal, we can do it," he added, explaining many teenagers' casual approach to oral sex. "There's no attachment. Let's go to lunch, let's have oral sex, let's go b
- ZAWAHIRI: BIN LADEN ALIVE AND LEADING AL-QAEDA
DUBAI (Reuters) - Al Qaeda's leader Osama bin Laden is still alive and leading a holy war against the West, the group's deputy leader Ayman al-Zawahri said in an Internet video on Wednesday, "Al Qaeda for holy war is still, thanks to God, a base for j
- SAUDIS HAVE RADICALIZED 80% OF US MOSQUES
The power of the extremist Wahhabi form of Islam in the United States was created with generous Saudi financing of American Muslim communities over the past few decades. Over 80 percent of the mosques in the United States “have been radicalized by Saudi
- BUSH'S "TOUGH TALK" ON ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION: SMOKE AND MIRRORS
So Bush may strut around all he wants saying he is "cracking down" on illegal immigration, what he really means is that he is attempting to eliminate it by getting rid of the borders and legalizing illegal migrant workers.
- BAD REPORTING OR CONSPIRACY - DID PLANE ACTUALLY STRIKE PENTAGON?
- NEW DAYLIGHT BIGFOOT PHOTOS?
A backpacker from Vancouver, Washington, took these photos on Silver Star Mountain in Gifford Pinchot National Forest on November 17. He says he doesn't know what the figure was, but he does not believe it was another hiker or backpacker.
- TARGET CHINA: AL-QAEDA'S NEXT MOVE
In mid-September, Al Qaeda diverted a small but potent force from Iraq to a new mission: the opening of a new front in China. The unit was smuggled into the Chinese border town of Kushi in the Xinjiang Uygur province in November, after a meandering journe